Professor Howard Erskine-Hill

by Becky Coombs

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Professor Howard Erskine-Hill FBA. He died peacefully on Wednesday 26th February at Chesterton Manor Care Home.

Howard Erskine-Hill was from 1969 University Lecturer in English, then Reader and Professor of Literary History. A Fellow of Jesus College from 1969 to 1980, he took up an Official Fellowship at Pembroke in 1980, and was Professorial Fellow on his retirement in 2003.

A Requiem Mass will be held at the R.C.Chaplaincy Fisher House on Friday 7 March at 11 am, with burial at Fen Ditton. A Memorial Service will be held in Pembroke College Chapel on Saturday 26 April at 2.30 pm.